Thu, Mar 2, 2006 

 

School board appointsCummings

The Blaine schoolboard named Blaine elementary school principal Deb Cummings as thedistrict director of curriculum, instruction and assessment at theirmonthly...

Citygrapples with building standards

Ameasure to throw wide open the development possibilitiesin Blaine’s downtown has createda rift in city council.

“Fouryears” before Canadian border guards are armed

“Wemade the commitment during the campaign and we’relooking at ways of doing this, but it’sonly been two weeks on the job for me,&rdquo...

TwoBlaine teenagers killed in car crash

TwoBlaine teenagers were killed in a three car accidentTuesday night on I-5, just south of the Samish Way exit252 in Bellingham. Kailey Walter, and Brittney...

Thu, Feb 23, 2006 

 

Guiltyplea...

FormerBordertown Tavern owner Walter Bail of Blaine reacheda plea agreement in U.S. District Court in Seattle lastmonth, pleading guilty to charges of ...

Firstteen group to meet

The new Blaine Library Teen Committee (all run by teens)will host its first regular meeting at the Blaine PublicLibrary (610 3rd Street) on Saturday, February...

TheVigil: A personal connection

Ireally relate to the sculpture “The Vigil” forseveral reasons. This statue of three figures, a youngboy, a mom, and a grandmother, which can...

Qualityof Life forMature Adults

Fromfish to the food bank

Morethan 200 belly up to the Bite of Blaine

Residentsof Blaine and Birch Bay were able to sample from an eclecticmix of culinary talent at the 6th Annual Bite of Blaine,sponsored by the Blaine Chamber...

Kindergartenregistration starts soon

TheBlaine primary school’s kindergarten registrationwill be held on Thursday, March 30 in the Blaine primaryschool multi-purpose room from 10 a.m...

‘Salmonar’ teachesnovices to fish like a pro

Anold rule about fishing says that some people like totalk about it while others just catch fish.

Group wants railroadmoved quickly

The SemiahmooCitizens For Public Safety want to see Burlington Northern SantaFe and provincial, state, and federal governments work together tomove the...

Teamsdo well in post-season play

Blaine’swrestlers and boys basketball team were both involvedin post-season play this past week and did well as bothprograms saw considerable improvement...

Localleaders call for delay in border ID requirements

Statelegislators are asking for more time and more planningbefore a passport or similar secure travel document isrequired of everyone crossing the U.S....

Theairport: What if a railroad ran through it?

Ifproponents of moving the railroad off the coastal routeas it heads north into Canada had not held back theircomments until the end, they may well have...

Thu, Feb 16, 2006 

 

Stafholtfills community need with heart and warmth

TheStafholt Good Samaritan Center, a nursing and assistedliving home in Blaine, traces its roots back to a groupof dedicated Blaine citizens and generous...

Popular daycarefacility opens in new location

A year ago the Semiahmoo Kids Kamp, a fixture for 10 yearsin Semiahmoo County Park, lost its lease. “The parkspeople wanted the building for their...

Watchit on the web!

OnThursday February 16, the girl’s basketball gamebetween the Blaine Borderites and Mt. Baker Mountaineerswill be broadcast live on the internet ...

Blainetaking the lead in AP courses

Blainehigh school math teacher John Freal began teaching an advancedplacement (AP) class in calculus almost 10 years ago. Sincethen Blaine has become a...

Goinggood and strong at 99 years of age

WhenNorma Kruse and her husband bought their beachfrontproperty in west Blaine in 1947, Semiahmoo was coveredin maple groves, visitors from Birch Bay came...

O’Neillreflects on 15 years of service

Asa self-employed designer and builder, Brad O’Neill,of the O’Neill Group design firm, has seen his shareof quaint small towns turned into ...

Statebill will protect confidential sources

News reporterswill likely be granted more protection from being forced to disclosethe identities of confidential sources, thanks to a bill that waspassed...

Longtimedivision chief resigns

The North Whatcom Fire and Rescue Services (NWFRS) boardconsidered the resignation of a long-time division chiefand honored three local people for saving...

DOTready to design new I-5 interchange near Blaine

Washington State Department of Transportationengineer Todd Harrison was primarily before Blaine citycouncil to talk about the funding shortfall for the...

Armedman in Renton causes border closure

TheU.S. – Canada border became a roadblock again onFriday evening when unarmed Canada Border Services Agency(CBSA) officers walked off the job because...

Thu, Feb 9, 2006 

 

Schooldistrict looks to future infrastructure needs

Blaineschool district superintendent Dr. Mary Lynne Derringtongathered a group of community leaders last summer tobegin studying how the school district...

Don’t miss the Kuuskmann-Taylor Project!

“We want you to wear jeans and bring the kids,” saidbassoonist Martin Kuuskmann, a noted soloist in venuesaround the world as well as a popular...


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